Dealings with the firm of Dombey and Son, no. 01


Follows the fortunes of a shipping firm owner, who is frustrated at the lack of a son to follow him in his footsteps; he initially rejects his daughter's love before eventually becoming reconciled with her before his death. The original parts issued from October 1846 to April 1848. Chapters 1-4: Chapter 1. Dombey and Son -- Chapter 2. In which timely provision is made for an emergency that will sometimes arise in the best regulated families -- Chapter 3. In which Mr. Dombey, as a man and a father, is seen at the head of the Home-Department -- Chapter 4. In which some more first appearances are made on the stage of these adventures

In Collection:
Creator Contributor Subject Publisher Language Identifier
  • Call Number: PR4559 A1 1846
Date created Relation Resource type Source
  • University of Victoria Libraries Special Collections, PR4559 A1 1846
Rights statement Extent
  • 20 numbers in 19 volumes
Alternative title
  • Dombey and Son
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 52.16045, -0.70312
Additional physical characteristics
  • Illustrations.
Physical repository Collection
  • Victorian Serial Novels Collection
  • Donor: Dr. Claude E. Emery
Provider Genre Date digitized
  • August 23, 2010
Technical note
  • 24 bit color 150 dpi med quality (5) JPG; 24 bit color 400 dpi BMP; scanned and compressed by CDW/SR/MM; metadata by GF and KD.
  • Contact Special Collections and University Archives for access to the original. This material is made available on this site for research and private study only.
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